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King County Board of Health meeting on May 19, 2016

Summary

The King County Board of Health holds its next meeting on 5/19/16. Topics on the agenda include potential action on resolutions relating the Health Care for the Homeless Network grant, a briefing on healthy housing guidelines, and a legislative update.

Story

The King County Board of Health will hold its next meeting on May 19, 2016 at 1:30 p.m.

King County Council Chambers
10th Floor, King County Courthouse
516 3rd Avenue, Room 1001
Seattle

AGENDA

  1. Call to order

  2. Roll call

  3. Announcement of any alternates serving in place of regular members

  4. Approval of Minutes of March 17, 2016

  5. Public comments

  6. Director's report

Discussion and possible action

  1. Resolution No. 16-05
    A Resolution establishing a standing committee of the Board of Health related to the Public Health Seattle & King County Health Care for the Homeless Network grant.

    Presented by:
    John Gilvar, Manager, Health Care for the Homeless Network, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  2. Resolution No. 16-06
    A Resolution approving a scope of project change for the Healthcare for the Homeless Network grant.

    Presented by:
    John Gilvar, Manager, Health Care for the Homeless Network, Public Health – Seattle & King County

Briefings

  1. BOH Briefing No. 16-B08
    Healthy Housing Guidelines & Recommendation - Review of Draft Document

    Presented by:
    Nicole Thomsen, Environmental Public Health Planner, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  2. BOH Briefing No. 16-B09
    Legislative Update - 2016 End of Session Report

    Presented by:
    Jennifer Muhm, Legislative Affairs Officer, Public Health – Seattle & King County

  1. Chair's Report

  2. Board Member Updates

  3. Administrator's Report

  4. Other business

Adjournment

The King County Board of Health sets county-wide public health policy, enacts and enforces local public health regulations, and carries out other duties of local boards of health specified in state law. These duties include enforcing state public health statutes, preventing and controlling the spread of infectious disease, abating nuisances, and establishing fee schedules for licenses, permits and other services.